Shailesh Gupta is the Vice President of Network Operations at Tata 
Communications. Shailesh Gupta has a Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Science & Technology) and a Post Graduate Diploma in Operations Management. He has over 23 years of experience in IT/Telecom/SP, and has been working at Tata Communications Ltd. for the last 14 Years (known as VSNL before 13 Feb 2008). 

Shailesh has been actively involved in or led the following 
projects :

  1.      Internet re-launch in 1998
  2.      Metro Ethernet roll out in 2005
  3.      Setting up SOC & IPCC in 2006
  4.      Wi-Max(16 d) deployment  in 2007
  5.      Teleglobe Integration in 2008
  6.      Neotel NOC transition in 2011
  7.      ACE (Automatic Config Engine) in 2012

He was a Scientist “SD” in National Informatics Center(NIC), Govt of 
India for five years was associated with NICNET (India’s largest WAN), 
C-Band/KU Band,  Passport/ General Elections/Treasuries/Press 
Information Bureau, UPNET  projects, and was a Senior Network Executive 
with Fujitsu ICL for four years. He has deployed various Mainframe(S-39) 
& Mini (DRS-6000/K-1025) at  IIT-D, IITK, LIC, SBI, SCB, Grindlays etc.